Deborah Jarchow
Craftsy Instructor

Simi Valley, CA

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After many years of teaching knitting and crochet, Deborah discovered that weaving encompasses her love of fiber, texture, and color. Since 1996, she has worked as a full-time weaver and artist. She has won numerous awards and written articles for national publications. Her work has been commissioned by churches and is in many private collections. Since 2004, she has been an artist in residence at Studio Channel Islands Art Center in Camarillo, ... Read Full Bio »

Deborah 's Craftsy Classes

Rigid Heddle Weaving: Beyond the Basics

Artist Deborah Jarchow demonstrates a variety of rigid heddle techniques for weavers who want to create more complex and beautiful fabrics.  Deborah will lead you through the techniques for color and weave, leno, Brooks bouquet and more. Weave along with Deborah and get a handle on managing selvages, maintaining an even tension and reviewing design considerations. You'll even learn how to create decorative edgings and to incorporate your work into a fabulous garment. Included with your class are practice patterns as well as the pattern for the Log Cabin Table Runner, designed exclusively for you!

$29.99 $39.99

What's New

Oct 02, 2014
- Nov 14, 2014
If you've been wondering how to weave Doubleweave on your rigid heddle loom, come to Camp Stitches in New Mexico November 14 - 16. Learn to weave double the width of your loom or create two layers in your cloth.
Oct 02, 2014
- Oct 23, 2014
There's still time to sign up for one of my classes at Vogue Live in Chicago, October 24 - 26. I'm teaching Beginning Weaving for Knitters, Weave a Scarf with a Leno Detail, and the Stashbuster Scarf.

Deborah 's Patterns

Duchess Scarf

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Deborah 's Projects

Scant with Leno detail
scarf 2 with leno
scarf 3 with leno
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